Category: Featured Stories

Improv, Anecdotes—and Lots of Fun with Storytelling

November 7, 2017

Drama instructor Dan Morbyrne laid a handful of items on the table—a vintage phone, a Rubik’s cube, a fur piece. They were prompts for storytelling, and participants at our most recent Glenmeadow Learning program knew just what do to with them. One man, a Glenmeadow resident, held the faux fur as he recounted fond memories […]

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Glenmeadow Residents Fundraising for ALS

October 24, 2017

When our beloved President and CEO Tim Cotz announced to us 18 months ago that he would retire in October 2016, he was unaware that a threat lurking in his body would alter the retirement plans he and his husband, Ken, had imagined. In July 2016, three months before we feted him with a retirement […]

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Glenmeadow Partners with Young@Heart Chorus

October 10, 2017

Our residents, and those we serve in the wider community, are all young at heart, so it makes sense that we’ve partnered with the Young@Heart chorus to help it celebrate its 35th year. Young@Heart chorus members bring not only their talented vocals to the stage but also an energy that’s tangible, filling any performance venue […]

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Seniors and Wellness Program Offered Tips and Resources

October 3, 2017

One recent morning, 25 seniors from around the region sat in a community room in the Agawam Public Library. You could almost see them getting stronger as they practiced various exercises aimed at increasing their core strength. They were participants of our program, Seniors and Wellness: Health Tips from the HealthPROs, the first of our […]

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